X International Uzbek Cotton and Textile Fair
Nowadays, as one of the world’s largest producers and exporters of cotton, Uzbekistan is undoubtedly one of the leading participants in the world cotton market.
Uzbek delegation at the OSCE Gender Equality Review Conference
IA “Jahon”, Vienna - Uzbek Delegation participated in the OSCE Gender Equality Review Conference on the tenth anniversary of the adoption of the 2004 Action Plan for the Promotion of Gender Equality.
During the conference, the Uzbek side informed the foreign participants about the measures undertaken in the republic to implementing women’s rights and to ensure their full participation in socio-political and socio-economic life of the country.
Representatives of 57 member-countries of the OSCE and the UN, as well as international organizations, civil society and independent institutions participated in the conference.
Samarkand is on the list of the top 50 Cities to visit.
IA “Jahon” - On seventh of July “Huffington Post”, the famous American edition, published an article “The Top 50 Cities to See in Your Lifetime”.
Samarkand - pearl of the Orient is among the most famous cities of the world.
As have been mentioned in publication, Samarkand is an ancient city of the“Silk Road” and the madrasas and mosaics of the monumental Registan square are among the world's most beautiful examples of Islamic architecture.
“With its prestigious museums, famous street markets, and bustling financial center, it is no wonder that London is one of the world's most-visited cities.”
Rating is compiled by «Huffington Post» together with the community of travelers at minube.net with a simple goal: find the greatest destinations on Earth. From the great ancient capitals to the modern cities of Asia, the Americas, and beyond. According to the authors, these 50 countries on the list are the ones that each person must see during his lifetime.
Samarkand - the only city among Commonwealth of Independent States’ cities ranked in this prestigious list.
Parliamentary elections in Uzbekistan
This year’s most crucial political event in Uzbekistan is to become the parliamentary elections due on the first Sunday of the third decade of December.
Uzbekistan pays a great attention on "Mother and child" health
Currently, 53 Weeks of Health have been organized in 1 725 district and 10 866 primary health care institutions, where million women and 777 thousand children and adolescents have been examined.
Moreover, due to the implementation of «Screening of mother and child» State program, 92% of children in our country fully satisfy the standards of the world health organization by the development quotient.
It should be noted that in Uzbekistan, the health of future generations is being carried out by professionals - 6400 pediatricians, 1400 neuropathologists, more than 5300 gynecologists, about 800 pediatric surgeons and dentists. No less attention is paid to the further strengthening of material-technical base of primary health care medical institutions and specialized centers at the expense of the budget and attracted foreign investment.
Journalists prepare for Elections
The Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan has concluded the first stage of training courses aimed at improving the skills of print and electronic media journalists in the area of covering the electoral law. The courses were organized by the Public Fund for Support and Development of Independent Print Media and News Agencies of Uzbekistan.